Bill Cosby has been in jail for over 4 months now and hasn’t had any visitors. Don’t feel sorry for him though, reports say that it’s by his choice. According to, Andrew Wyatt, a spokesman for Cosby stated that he doesn’t want nor expect his wife or their four daughters to visit him in prison, which is about 20 […]

DOWNTOWN CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – Some parts of downtown were busy last week with the Republican National Convention. Some restaurants like the Alley Cat in the flats saw a lot of business, but not all restaurants and businesses flourished. The barriers kept a lot of foot traffic away. READ MORE: Article Courtesy of WOIO Cleveland 19 News […]

  CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – Positively Cleveland’s new promotional video could catch even the most cynical Clevelander’s eye and make them say, “Where’s that?  I wanna go there,” but maybe that’s the point. “There’s a lot of people that don’t even venture downtown and are like, ‘Why would I want to do that?'” says Mike […]

  LAKEWOOD, OH (WOIO) – Lakewood’s salt supply is running precariously low, and the city’s streets have suffered as a result. Morton, the contracted company that provides the city’s salt, has failed to deliver the 1,000 tons back-ordered by the city. Lakewood has now placed orders with other vendors, but not being under contract means […]

  (WOIO) – Several cities have opened warming centers to help residents deal with the worst of this numbing cold. In the City of Cleveland, 20 city recreation centers will have extended hours Monday and Tuesday. The Director of Public Works announced that three of the city’s rec centers currently serving as warming centers will be […]

  Those involved with the development are hoping the attraction can bring a younger crowd to the country.   Put a stop to poaching, perhaps? Maybe revive the safari sector with, who knows, nude or biker safaris? Even build a Robert Mugabe Experience to educate visitors about the African strongman’s visionary three-decade rule, complete with […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) -A new study shows tourism in Cleveland has increase 12 percent since 2009. Positively Cleveland, the region’s convention and visitors bureau, released new data detailing the economic impact of the growing tourism industry in Cuyahoga County. According to The Economic Impact of Tourism Study, organized by the research firm Tourism Economics and […]

DOWNTOWN CLEVELAND (WOIO) – As summer vacation for school kids winds down, Downtown Cleveland is bustling with people. But can it ever return to it’s stature as a downtown shopping destination? There is no doubt that downtown Cleveland is in a transition phase. In some ways that means out the with old like Downtown Records, […]


A group of industry executives got a tour and a favorable impression of the new Convention Center. About a dozen members of the Ohio Society…